The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 26.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £31,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.71% -8.92%
MCP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 26.92% 22.22% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 7
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MCP
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Halifax region.

MCP Salary Trend in Halifax

MCP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 13 (86.67%) CCNA
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) IIS
3 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 9 (60.00%) OpenView
3 9 (60.00%) Nagios
3 9 (60.00%) WCF
3 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 9 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 9 (60.00%) AppDynamics
4 4 (26.67%) IT Audit
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) SSCP
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Automation Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Information Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) SOAP
1 9 (60.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) IT Audit
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNA
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) SSCP
3 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Nagios
1 9 (60.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) AppDynamics
2 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
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